University of Florida (UF) is a major public, land-grant, Research University. The state’s oldest and most comprehensive university, UF is among the nation’s most academically diverse public universities. UF is the state’s flagship institution and has a long history of established programs in international education, research, and service. It is one of only 17 public, land-grant universities that belongs to the prestigious Association of American Universities. UF enrolls nearly 50,000 students and is home to 16 colleges and more than 150 research centers and institutes. UF is consistently ranked among the nation’s top universities:
UF has 4,215 faculty members with distinguished records in teaching, research, and service, including 40 eminent scholar chairs and 28 faculty elections to the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, or the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
- No. 14 in U.S. News & World Report “Top Public Universities” (September 2013)
- No. 2 in Kiplinger “Best Values in Public Colleges” (2012).
- No. 7 in the Princeton Review “Best Value Public Colleges” (2012).
You can enroll in any of the following programs:
Bachelor of Arts in Biology
Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Law
Bachelor of Arts in Geology
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management
Bachelor of Science in Health Education and Behavior
Bachelor of Science in Sport Management
Bachelor of Science in Telecommunication Media & Society
Financial aid is available from a variety of sources to help you pay for your graduate education, including federal Stafford loans, private sources, and, in some cases, employer assistance programs. We encourage you to research all of the financing options available to determine the package that will best meet your needs.
Typically students in our online graduate programs fund their education through federal student loan programs. Graduate students may apply for aid in the form of Federal Direct Stafford Loans and Federal Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans. In addition, students pursuing master’s degrees can pursue fellowships offered through independent agencies.